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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Hishaam D. Aidi Duke University Press 2006 The Interference of al-Andalus Spain, Isl a m, and the West Of the African American volunteer fighters who heeded the call of the Hishaam D...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 49–75.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the nineteenth century, I argue that both James and Oiticica independently discovered its active remains in what I call “the aesthetic sociality of blackness,” the popular practices they encountered among the predominantly black residents of the barrack-yards of Port of Spain and the favelas of Rio de...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Carla Marcantonio Pedro Almodóvar’s The Skin I Live In is a film whose glossy surface belies its investment in history—cinema’s history, Spain’s history, transnational history. It tracks a correspondence among cinema, transsexuality, and medium specificity through the trope of transgenesis: skin...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... professor in the Departments of His- panic Languages and Literature and Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies at Stony Brook University, SUNY. His work centers on transna- tional and cross-­cultural representation and politics in both the Americas and Spain. He is currently writing a book on the...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Intellectual”: On Identity, Alterity, and the Politics of Memory  Gil Z. Hochberg 47 The Interference of al-Andalus: Spain, Islam, and the West  Hishaam D. Aidi 67 The Filipina’s Breast: Savagery, Docility, and the Erotics of the American Empire  Nerissa S. Balce 89 The Recourses...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
... conceptual foil — though largely applied to the Anglophone world — against Patter- son’s static conception of social death. In New Spain (colonial Mexico), as in all slave societies, slavery acquired its specificity through time and space...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 67–85.
Published: 01 December 2006
...John Collins Duke University Press 2006 Staircase portion of Dani Karavan’s “Passages” monument to Walter Benjamin (Portbou, Spain). Courtesy of the author From Portbou to Palestine and Back Entering the staircase, one is gripped with a...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Claudio . 2014 . The Invasion of America . invasionofamerica.ehistory.org . Hartman, Saidiya. 2008. “Venus in Two Acts.” Small Axe 26: 1–14. Padrón, Ricardo. 2004. The Spacious Word: Cartography, Literature, and Empire in Early Modern Spain. Chicago...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... in 54 Medovoi ∙ Islamophobia and the Second Axis of Race America.”28 In what exactly might this notion of race before color actually have consisted, and from whence might it have come? In Spain and Portugal, during the centuries of the reconquista (recon- quest) that...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 142–147.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Atlantic Slave Route . New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux . Hartman Saidiya . 2008 . “Venus in Two Acts.” Small Axe 26 : 1 – 14 . Padrón Ricardo . 2004 . The Spacious Word: Cartography, Literature, and Empire in Early Modern Spain . Chicago : University of Chicago Press...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 1–9.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Moorish presence in Spanish culture and historiography, Hishaam Aidi extends the work of Middle Eastern studies to the Iberian peninsula. Given special urgency by the 3/11 attacks in Madrid, current debates over the relationship between Spain and its Arab minorities are located...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and not coincidentally black families — ­had not yet been forcibly relocated from the dilapidated buildings that were their homes. Those homes had not yet been renovated as quaint hotels to house tourists from Spain or Canada or beyond. That had not happened yet. What had happened was this...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 21–34.
Published: 01 June 2005
... was directed primarily against Spain and Portugal, a project that involved episodes of plunder at sea, primarily by government-approved merchant privateers, rather than full-scale clashes of fl eets or land armies. Although the...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 67–78.
Published: 01 September 2002
... example, modernity and postmodernity. The Columbus story for me was a way to follow Ori- entalism far back and to show the links between the reconquista in Spain— the expulsion of Jews and Muslims in 1492—and the conquista of Amer...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in San Francisco, black in South Africa, an Asian in Europe, a Chicano in San Ysidro, an anarchist in Spain, a Palestinian in Israel, a Mayan Indian in the streets of San Cristobal . . . a Jew in Germany, a Gypsy in Poland, a Mohawk in...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 109–116.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Paterson ST 65.05 Paterson 11/8/00 2:26 PM Page 115 revolutions against right-wing dictatorships in Greece, Spain, Portugal, and large parts of Latin America slightly earlier. And—closer to home again—it is currently happening just across the water from Scotland...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 57–84.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., but Ted, as it happened, turned out to be an American who was radicalized in college. He was a communist who joined the Abraham Lincoln Brigade to fight Franco and fascism in 1938. He didn’t fight in Spain but drove an ambulance. When...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 134–141.
Published: 01 December 2015
... eighteenth-century British Empire. Taking advantage of Britain’s Seven Years’ War against France and Spain, more than a thousand enslaved blacks revolted over the entire course of the uprising, which began on 7 April 1760, in the parish of St. Mary’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of the gendered dimensions of violence in the massacre of Aravaipa Apache at the Camp Grant Indian Reserve in 1871. Her essay speaks to the dislocation of indigenous people from lands claimed over time by Spain, Mexico, and the United States, as well as the narrative displacement of Mexican...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 13–24.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Marsha Kinder, the transplant appears across a group of Almodóvar’s films that collectively offer a refiguration of Spain as “motherland” in relation to Almodóvar’s implicit critique of Spanish national history and politics. Kinder, “Reinventing the...